Tag Archives: Bereavement

Losing my boss and my teacher.

I wrote this on 19 March 2015 but never posted it to the blog. I really don’t know why. But today, I picked this up as a draft in my WP and I feel its time to post this. ¬†Here … Continue reading

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Binti Nasir or Binti Che Nasir : a rose by any other name would smell as sweet

I was born on 29 May 1957 at 5.05 am. at the Kuantan District Hospital. I was given the name Nor Edzan and Nor Edzan binti Nasir is the name I carried with me throughout my primary and secondary school … Continue reading

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Life goes on … for me at least

I’m sitting alone with my laptop, one hand luggage and one handbag looking at planes being loaded and unloaded. There’s a huge Garuda Indonesia plane parked with lots of activity going on around it on the tarmac. Where am I? … Continue reading

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Losing more than a staff

On the 7th of April 2010, I woke up in Grand Kemang Hotel in Jakarta at about 4.30 am (Jakarta time) to numerous smses on my handphone. Those who know me know that I dread early morning calls and smses … Continue reading

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